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DVD ; Widescreen.

What actually makes owls so special? Bird trainers Lloyd and Rose Buck and their very special family of owls provide a rare opportunity to learn more about these unique birds. Using the latest technology, we can take a brand new look at owls in more detail than ever before. The real stories behind how they hunt, how their vision and hearing works, and how they fly so silently are influencing 21st century technology and design.

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Avon Free Library DVD 598.97 OWL (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627892827
  • ISBN: 1627892826
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2015]
  • Distributor: [United States] : PBS Distribution

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Superpowers -- The night world -- Seeing with sound -- Taking flight -- Engineered silence -- Coming together.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Ben Salisbury.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Paul Christie.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast by PBS Feb. 18, 2015.
Summary, etc.:
What actually makes owls so special? Bird trainers Lloyd and Rose Buck and their very special family of owls provide a rare opportunity to learn more about these unique birds. Using the latest technology, we can take a brand new look at owls in more detail than ever before. The real stories behind how they hunt, how their vision and hearing works, and how they fly so silently are influencing 21st century technology and design.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround, Region 1, NTSC.
Language Note:
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); optional descriptive video (DVI).
Subject: Owls > Behavior.
Owls > Behavior.
Genre: Nature television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.


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